www.limerickraces.ie Handicap Hurdle (81-123) 2m 5f

  • (4yo+, 2m 5f, 10 runners)
  • Winner €10,350 2nd €2,400 3rd €1,050 4th €600
  • Going: Heavy
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 5m 42.00s
  • Off time: 15:10:32

Full Result

15:10 Limerick
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 10 Once And Always (IRE) C Byrnes 6 10-8 J S McGarvey (5) 11/2
SP 11/2 Tracked leaders, improved to get on terms from 3 out, travelling smoothly straight, led 2 out, went clear from before last, stayed on well run-in, comfortably opened 15/2
2nd 5 1 Some Officer (IRE) T Hogan 7 11-12 Mr J J Burke (7) 13/2
SP 13/2 Soon chased leaders, ridden in 4th before straight, soon no impression, ran on without troubling winner run-in to go 2nd near finish
3rd 3 Pumbaa (IRE) J J Mangan 6 11-8 t1 Miss J M Mangan (3) 5/2f
SP 5/2f Soon led, joined from 3 out, headed next, no impression from before last, dropped to 3rd near finish opened 11/4
4th ½ 4 Really Unique (IRE) J J Walsh 9 11-6 D N Russell 7/2
SP 7/2 Tracked leaders, 3rd before straight, no impression from before 2 out, kept on same pace opened 4/1
5th 4 9 Kostar (FR) I Madden 7 10-9 p D J Condon 10/1
SP 10/1 Held up, soon in mid-division, went 6th before straight, soon no impression, kept on same pace opened 8/1
6th 1 8 Allez Vic (IRE) J Barcoe 8 10-10 B Hayes (5) 6/1
SP 6/1 Held up towards rear, went 7th before straight, soon no impression, kept on one pace opened 11/2
7th 3 6 Hans Crescent (FR) M Hourigan 9 11-0 b S J Crimin (7) 20/1
SP 20/1 Towards rear, improved from 6th, 9th before straight, soon no impression, kept on one pace
8th 16 5 Bell Weir E Doyle 6 11-4 M J Ferris 14/1
SP 14/1 In rear, not fluent 1st, improved to track leaders from 3 out, 5th before straight, soon weakened
9th 11 2 Viaduct Joey (IRE) T O'Brien 8 11-10 h A P Heskin 25/1
SP 25/1 Led briefly early, tracked leader, a little slow 5 out, jumped left and reminders from 3 out, 8th before straight, weakened opened 20/1
10th 3 12 Dr Kildare S J Mahon 9 9-10 E D Linehan (5) 28/1
SP 28/1 Soon towards rear, a little slow 5 out, dropped to last and not fluent next either, weakened from after 3 out opened 25/1
NR 7 Concordin (IRE) R Tyner 6 10-11 P T Enright
NR 11 Theboss On Thehill (IRE) G T Lynch 6 10-0 D G Hogan

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £7.70 Tote Place £2.90 £3.40 £1.02 Straight Forecast £41.98 Exacta £50.60

Analysis

Charles Byrnes: "He ran OK at Fairyhouse the last day and Bryan Cooper (injured jockey) liked him. He wasn't beaten that far and was on a nice mark and claiming 5lb was a big thing."